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Nook is to Kindle as Zune was to iPod?

I watched with interest as Barnes & Noble released the Nook, an electronic book reading thing that's pretty similar to Amazon's Kindle.  I immediately thought of Microsoft's Zune music player, released well after Apple's iPod had pretty much conquered the world.  There are some interesting similarities and also some differences. Dominant Design There are several…
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